There's a long history of healthy rivalry between skiers and snowboarders. Sure, everyone’s good friends, but each camp secretly – and sometimes not-so-secretly – believes their favourite winter sport to be more skilful, cooler and just downright better than the other.

There’s a mix of skiers and boarders on the Neilson team, with a few of us even having a foot in both camps. So we thought we’d settle the issue once and for all by taking a look at the pros and cons of both sports.